Rise Up

New white paper and fact sheet on interns and sexual harassment


The B.A. Rudolph Foundation supports women as they launch their professional careers by providing internship scholarships, mentoring, and networking opportunities.


2017 Annual Report

19 women, 4 grants, and lots of exciting adventures including the Women's March!


Sponsorship & Grants

Meet Our 2018 Grantees



Learn more about our 2018 scholarship opportunities


Why We Do What We Do

Our white paper examines why women leave STEM and how to get them to stay.


Shine Together

Artist Pat Benatar donates proceeds of new song to the Foundation


Our Mission

The B.A. Rudolph Foundation’s mission champions the educational and professional development of women for whom a small amount of support could make a significant difference.

The B.A. Rudolph Foundation offers scholarships for women seeking unpaid internships in public service and the sciences, as well as a mentorship program and networking opportunities.

The B.A. Rudolph Foundation is committed to the principle of diversity in all areas. In that spirit, we are particularly dedicated to reaching and supporting a broad spectrum of qualified women who have diverse backgrounds, experiences, ability and perspectives.

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Latest News

Catching Up with Past Scholars: Shivangi Bhatia

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Shivangi Bhatia was an Undergraduate Public Service Scholar in 2016, when was a Research intern for EMILY’s List, a political action committee that raises money for Democratic, Pro-Choice female candidates. Where are you from? Cleveland, Ohio.  Where did you go to school? What did you study? I graduated in December 2017 from Washington University in St. Louis where I majored in Political Science…

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Other Ways To Give

While we appreciate your donations, you don’t need to write a check to get involved with the B.A. Rudolph Foundation. We are actively seeking mentors and student ambassadors. You can also help us (and your friends!) by spreading the word about our scholarships on social media to your friends and family who qualify.